WorldCat Identities

Riseborough, Andrea 1981-

Works: 95 works in 439 publications in 6 languages and 18,215 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Dark comedy films  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Detective and mystery films  Sports films  History 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Andrea Riseborough
Birdman, or, (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) by Michael Keaton( Visual )

20 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 2,551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black comedy story of an actor famous for portraying an iconic superhero as he struggles to mount a Broadway play. In the days leading up to opening night, he battles his ego and attempts to recover his family, his career, and himself
Oblivion by Joseph Kosinski( Visual )

30 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This groundbreaking cinematic event stars Tom Cruise as Jack Harper, the lone security repairman stationed on a desolate, nearly-ruined future Earth. When he rescues a beautiful stranger from a downed spacecraft, her arrival triggers a nonstop chain of events that forces him to question everything he knows, and leaves humanity's fate in his hands."--Back of container
Battle of the sexes by Jonathan Dayton( Visual )

28 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the wake of the sexual revolution and the rise of the women's movement, the 1973 tennis match between women's world champion Billie Jean King and ex-men's-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs became one of the most watched televised sports events of all time, reaching 90 million viewers around the world. As the rivalry between King and Riggs kicked into high gear, off-court each was fighting more personal and complex battles
Nocturnal animals by Tom Ford( Visual )

12 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 1,651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Susan is living through an unfulfilling marriage when she receives a package containing a novel manuscript from her ex-husband, Edward. The novel is dedicated to her but its content is violent and devastating. Susan cannot help but reminisce over her past love story with the author. Increasingly she interprets the book as a tale of revenge, a tale that forces her to re-evaluate the choices that she has made, and reawakens a love that she feared was lost
Happy-go-lucky by Mike Leigh( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in English and held by 1,236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A look at a few chapters in the life of Poppy, a cheery, colorful, North London schoolteacher whose optimism tends to exasperate those around her."--IMDb (viewed September 18, 2018.)
Never let me go by Mark Romanek( Visual )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 1,214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kathy, Ruth, and Tommy are best friends who grow up together in the isolated boarding school called Hailsham, with a chilling secret. As children, Kathy is secretly in love with Tommy. Then she sees her best friend Ruth holding Tommy's hand, and is devastated. As adolescents, Tommy and Kathy form a deep connection, only to have Ruth shove them apart with her own romantic demands. As they prepare to leave the school, they learn of their true purpose: each is a clone that will later have their organs harvested for medical purposes. Kathy takes on the role of "Carer," dedicating herself to looking after those being slowly dissected, and eventually Tommy and Ruth prepare to make their first "donations." As the years pass, the group grows apart, before finally reuniting just as both Tommy and Ruth are about to "complete."
Made in Dagenham( Visual )

29 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Machinist Rita O'Grady leads a strike in Dagenham to get equal pay for equal work and it helps women around the world
Disconnect by Jason Bateman( Visual )

10 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and German and held by 950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A hard-working lawyer attached to his cell phone can't find the time to communicate with his family. A couple is drawn into a dangerous situation when their secrets are exposed online. A widowed ex-cop struggles to raise a mischievous son who cyber-bullies a classmate. An ambitious journalist sees a career-making story in a teen that performs on an adult-only site. They are strangers, neighbors and colleagues, and their stories collide in this riveting dramatic thriller about ordinary people struggling to connect in today's wired world"--Container
W./E. by Evgeniĭ Ivanovich Zami︠a︡tin( Visual )

36 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1998, lonely New Yorker Wally Winthrop is obsessed with what she perceives as the ultimate love story: King Edward VIII's abdication of the British throne for the woman he loved, American divorcee Wallis Simpson. Winthrop's research reveals that the couple's life together was not as perfect as she thought
The death of Stalin by Georges Bortoli( Visual )

9 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and German and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the tyrannical ruler Stalin dies, his hapless inner circle scrambles to come up with the next evolution of the revolution, but it's clear everyone is really out for themselves. Proof that comedy, like politics, is all in the execution
Shadow dancer( Visual )

26 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and German and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When single mother Collette McVeigh ... is arrested for her part in an aborted IRA plot in London, an MI5 officer ... offers her a choice: lose everything and go to prison or return to Belfast to spy on her own family. With her son's life in her hands, Collette chooses to place her trust in the MI5 and return home. When her brothers' secret operation is ambushed, suspicions of an informant are raised and Collette finds both herself and her family in grave danger"--Container
Witness for the prosecution by Billy Wilder( Visual )

10 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1920s London, brutal and bloodthirsty murder has stained the plush carpets of a handsome London townhouse. The victim is the glamorous and rich Emily French. All the evidence points to Leonard Vole, a young chancer to whom the heiress left her vast fortune and who ruthlessly took her life. At least, this is the story that Emily's dedicated housekeeper Janet Mcintyre stands by in court. Leonard however, is adamant that his partner, the enigmatic chorus girl Romaine, can prove his innocence
Brighton rock by Rowan Joffe( Visual )

26 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pinkie is a desperate youth who is hell bent on clawing his way up through the ranks of organized crime. When a young and very innocent waitress, Rose, stumbles on evidence linking him to a revenge killing, he sets out to seduce her to secure her silence
Welcome to the punch by Welcome( Visual )

17 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and German and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three years ago, master criminal Jacob Sternwood escaped London during a daring robbery that left detective Max Lewinsky physically and emotionally scarred. When a failed heist puts Sternwood's son in a hospital, the fugitive is forced to come out of hiding, giving Max his second chance to get the one criminal who got away. But as Max returns to the pursuit of his arch-nemesis, he begins to uncover evidence of a vast conspiracy that may put him in even greater danger than his personal vendetta
Mandy( Visual )

8 editions published in 2018 in English and French and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Red, a lumberjack living in the depths of the woods, has sequestered himself and his doting girlfriend, Mandy, from the world. Though Mandy is a gentle woman who spends most of her time immersed in a book, she finds herself in a life-threatening situation after being kidnapped by an ill-intentioned cult leader. When stripped from her home by a group of malicious cult members, Red sets out to avenge Mandy's abrupt and inexplicable disappearance
Hidden( Visual )

14 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and Multiple languages and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film is a cleverly twisted thriller in which a family finds refuge underground with nothing to distract them from their own fear. The one thing they know for certain is that there is something terrifying and strange that threatens their fragile existence, and it is coming for them
Resistance( Visual )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 1944 and D-Day has failed. The women of a remote British village awake to find their husbands gone to fight with the resistance. Soon after Nazi soldiers arrive to occupy the village and the women must boldly form their own resistance
The rise and fall of Margaret Thatcher( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bringing together three outstanding BBC productions, provides a unique insight into the fascinating life of one of the most significant political figures in British history. The Long Walk to Finchley begins on the night Thatcher met her husband-to-be Denis. The Falkland's Play portrays the backroom story of Thatcher's war. Finally, Margaret examines Thatcher's last days in power. The film paints a detailed and compelling portrait of one of the most formidable characters in British politics
Silent Storm by Andrea Riseborough( Visual )

9 editions published in 2016 in English and German and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wild Scottish island provides the backdrop for this tense drama of a stormy marriage between an authoritarian minister and his mysterious wife whose lives are shaken by the unexpected arrival of a delinquent into their home
The devil's mistress( Visual )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set between the years 1642 and 1660, this series charts the progress of the English Civil War through the eyes of the a 17 year old girl, the fictional Angelica Fanshawe
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Alternative Names
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Andrea Riseborough British actress

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Riseborough, Andrea Louise 1981-

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